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You searched for: subject:"Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence."
[texts]Correspondence : Palmer and Torrey, 1867 - Palmer, Edward
1 folder (1 letter). Incoming correspondence from Edward Palmer to John Torrey, for 1867. The correspondence discusses a request for Torrey to identify and describe plants collected on an expedition to the American West.
Keywords: Palmer, Edward, 1831-1911 -- Correspondence; Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence; Plants -- West (U.S.); West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration
Downloads: 104
[texts]Correspondence : Wilkes and Torrey, 1847-1858. - Wilkes, Charles
1 folder (8 letters). Incoming correspondence from Charles Wilkes to John Torrey, for 1847-1858. The correspondence discusses the United States Exploring Expedition led by Wilkes during 1838-1842.
Keywords: Wilkes, Charles, 1798-1877 -- Correspondence; Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence; United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842); Scientific expeditions -- United States; Scientific expeditions -- United States
Downloads: 113
[texts]Correspondence : Bailey and Torrey, 1836-1857 - Bailey, Jacob Whitman
Incoming correspondence from Jacob Whitman Bailey to John Torrey, for 1836-1857. The correspondence discusses botanical topics including publications and plant identifications, particularly of algae, diatoms, microorganisms, and marine sediments. Bailey discusses his own collecting in the United States, as well as his work identifying collections from the United States Exploring Expedition of the Pacific Ocean and surrounding lands.
Keywords: Bailey, Jacob Whitman, 1811-1857 -- Correspondence; Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence; United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842); Algae; Marine sediments; Microorganisms; Diatoms
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[texts]Correspondence : Nicollet and Torrey, 1841-1843 - Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas)
1 folder (2 letters). Incoming correspondence from J.N. Nicollet to John Torrey, for 1841-1843. The correspondence discusses Nicollet's travel in the upper Mississippi River Valley while mapping the region for the Bureau of the Corps of Topographical Engineers and his request for Torrey to identify and describe the plants collected.
Keywords: Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843 -- Correspondence; Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence; Plants -- Mississippi River Valley; Mississippi River Valley -- Discovery and exploration
Downloads: 110
[texts]Correspondence : Emory and Torrey, 1847-1857 - Emory, William H. (William Hemsley)
Incoming correspondence from William Hemsley Emory to John Torrey, for 1847-1857. The correspondence discusses Torrey's work identifying specimens collected by Emory and others on a military reconnaissance expedition through the southwestern United States in 1846-1847, and on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey in 1848-1855.
Keywords: Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887 -- Correspondence; Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence; United States and Mexican Boundary Survey; Scientific expeditions -- West (U.S.); Scientific expeditions -- Mexican-American Border Region; Plants -- West (U.S.); Plants -- Mexican-American Border Region
Downloads: 109
[texts]Correspondence : Parry and Torrey, 1846-1868 - Parry, Charles Christopher
Incoming correspondence from Charles Christopher Parry to John Torrey, for 1846-1868. The correspondence discusses botany, botanical surveys and expeditions sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution and other U.S. government agencies. Letters discuss the Emory expedition in New Mexico, and Parry's travels and collection trips to the American West and Southwest.
Keywords: Parry, Charles Christopher, 1823-1890 -- Correspondence; Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence; United States and Mexican Boundary Survey; Plants -- Rocky Mountain Region; Plants -- Southwest, New; Plants -- West (U.S.); Plants -- Mexican-American Border Region; Scientific expeditions -- West (U.S.); Scientific expeditions -- Mexican-American Border Region
Downloads: 157
[texts]Correspondence : Fremont and Torrey, 1842-1849 - Fremont, John Charles
Incoming correspondence from John Charles Fremont to John Torrey, for 1842-1849. The correspondence discusses Fremont's expeditions to the American West and Torrey's work identifying and describing plants collected on the expeditions.
Keywords: Fremont, John Charles, 1813-1890 -- Correspondence; Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence; Fremont Expedition (1st : 1842); Fremont Expedition (2nd : 1843-1844); Fremont Expedition (3rd : 1845-1847); Scientific expeditions -- West (U.S.); Plants -- West (U.S.); Explorers -- West (U.S.) -- Correspondence; West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration
Downloads: 162
[texts]Correspondence : Schott and Torrey, 1851-1869 - Schott, Arthur
Incoming correspondence from Arthur Carl Victor Schott to John Torrey, for 1851-1869. The correspondence discusses Schott's work on the Emory expedition surveying the boundary between the United States and Mexico.
Keywords: Schott, Arthur, 1814-1875 -- Correspondence; Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence; United States and Mexican Boundary Survey; Plants -- West (U.S.); Plants -- Mexican-American Border Region; Scientific expeditions -- West (U.S.); Scientific expeditions -- Mexican-American Border Region; West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration
Downloads: 104
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